Life Of A Catheter

The remanufacturing process is not brand new. Doctors and practices currently use remanufactured for a variety of procedures and regular needs. Remanufacturing helps stop the waste that comes from single-use devices (or SUDs) and saves medical professionals and offices more money. From first use clinical use, to remanufacturing and inspection, a catheter has a long lifecycle. This lifecycle allows for catheters to undergo a highly rigorous system of cleanings and checks in order to ensure factory standards of quality. See the full lifecycle of a NEScientific catheter below.

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The Process

After use, devices are packaged to send per NEScientific Handling Instructions and are now ready for FedEx® pick-up.

Once the package arrives at NEScientific, the devices begin the remanufacturing process.

Every device goes through an FDA cleared decontamination and cleaning Devices are individually tested for functionality and inspected for quality.

Finally devices are sterilized and packaged and are ready to be shipped out.